The Psychology of Gender and Health

Written By M. Pilar Sánchez-López
The Psychology of Gender and Health
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 03 January 2017
  • ISBN : 9780128038642
  • Pages : 430 pages
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Download or read book entitled The Psychology of Gender and Health by author: M. Pilar Sánchez-López which was release on 03 January 2017 and published by Academic Press with total page 430 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. The Psychology of Gender and Health: Conceptual and Applied Global Concerns examines the psychological aspects of the intersection between gender and health and the ways in which they relate to the health of individuals and populations. It demonstrates how gender should be strategically considered in the most routine research tasks-from establishing priorities, constructing theory, designing methodologies, in data interpretation, and how to practically apply this information in clinical contexts. The topics covered in its chapters answer the needs of professionals, students, and faculty, providing an up-to-date conceptual tool that covers the relationships that exist between gender and health. The book will not only help users build expertise in psychology in gender and health, but also contribute to the awareness and training of psychologists as dynamic actors in the implementation of the gender perspective in their studies, reflections, research, and health interventions. Offers specific literature on the gender perspective in health and psychology Addresses a broad and diverse audience, and its coverage is uniquely comprehensive Utilizes an intersectional approach to race, class, sexual orientation, nationality, disability status, and age Updates on the pressing concerns of gender violence Covers specific content on transgender and same-sex attracted populations that includes a focus on men and masculinity Deals with hot topics on infertility, immigration, and HIV/AIDS

The Psychology of Gender and Health

The Psychology of Gender and Health
  • Author : M. Pilar Sánchez-López,Rosa Maria Liminana Gras
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2017-01-03
  • Total pages : 430
  • ISBN : 9780128038642
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Summary : The Psychology of Gender and Health: Conceptual and Applied Global Concerns examines the psychological aspects of the intersection between gender and health and the ways in which they relate to the health of individuals and populations. It demonstrates how gender should be strategically considered in the most routine research tasks-from ...

The Psychology of Women s Health and Health Care

The Psychology of Women   s Health and Health Care
  • Author : Jo Campling,Paula Nicolson,Jane Ussher
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2016-07-27
  • Total pages : 274
  • ISBN : 9780128038642
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Summary : The psychology of women's health is an area traditionally controlled by male-orientated scientists, psychologists and doctors. Women by definition have been unquestioningly seen and treated as deviant from the male norm. This model has been challenged by feminist historians and sociologists but not by psychologists who seem to have implicitly ...

Psychology of Gender

Psychology of Gender
  • Author : Vicki S. Helgeson
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2016-07-07
  • Total pages : 748
  • ISBN : 9780128038642
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Summary : Noted for its fair and equal coverage of men and women, this book reviews the research and issues surrounding gender from multiple perspectives including psychology, sociology, anthropology, and public health, with an emphasis on the interaction between biological and social theories. The implications of social roles, status, and gender-related traits ...

Psychology of Gender

Psychology of Gender
  • Author : Vicki S. Helgeson
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2016-07-28
  • Total pages : 747
  • ISBN : 9780128038642
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Summary : Noted for its fair and equal coverage of men and women, this book reviews the research and issues surrounding gender from multiple perspectives including psychology, sociology, anthropology, and public health, with an emphasis on the interaction between biological and social theories. The implications of social roles, status, and gender-related traits ...

The Psychology Of Men s Health

The Psychology Of Men s Health
  • Author : Christina Lee,R Glynn Owens
  • Publisher : Open University Press
  • Release Date : 2002-03-01
  • Total pages : 150
  • ISBN : 9780128038642
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Summary : * How do traditional concepts of masculinity restrict men's life choices and affect their health? * Why is it that men die earlier than women? * Can men find new ways of negotiating masculinity that are not injurious to their physical and emotional health? This book provides a clear and relatively concise social ...

The Psychology of Gender

The Psychology of Gender
  • Author : Vicki S. Helgeson
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2002
  • Total pages : 674
  • ISBN : 9780128038642
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Summary : Focusing equally on both men and women, this innovative book ties together the empirical research and conceptual discussions surrounding gender in the areas of psychology, sociology, anthropology, medicine, and public health. Going well beyond simple summary statements of the similarities and differences between men and women, it explains the similarities ...

The Psychology of Gender

The Psychology of Gender
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release Date : 2015-07-17
  • Total pages : 656
  • ISBN : 9780128038642
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Summary : Unlike other gender texts, Psychology of Gender focuses equally on both men and women, drawing from empirical research and conceptual discussions.The book includes research and discussions surrounding gender in the areas of psychology, sociology, anthropology, medicine, and public health. It reviews the research from multiple perspectives, but emphasizes the ...

Gender

Gender
  • Author : Linda Brannon
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2016-12-19
  • Total pages : 540
  • ISBN : 9780128038642
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Summary : Gender: Psychological Perspectives synthesizes the latest research on gender to help students think critically about the differences between research findings and stereotypes, provoking them to examine and revise their own preconceptions. The text examines the behavioral, biological, and social context in which women and men express gendered behaviors. The text’...

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  • Author : Lorraine Sherr,Janet St Lawrence
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons Incorporated
  • Release Date : 2000-05-25
  • Total pages : 388
  • ISBN : 9780128038642
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Summary : The growing interest in the psychology of women's health is reflected in the inclusion of a women's health component in Psychology and Health Sciences courses. This text offers an overview of women's health, covering theory and application....

Lectures on the Psychology of Women

Lectures on the Psychology of Women
  • Author : Joan C. Chrisler,Carla Golden
  • Publisher : Waveland Press
  • Release Date : 2018-01-12
  • Total pages : 405
  • ISBN : 9780128038642
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Summary : Twenty-two distinct essays, prepared especially for Lectures on the Psychology of Women, present readers with topics often not covered in depth in standard texts. Essays are written by feminist psychologists, all of whom are active and committed teachers and researchers within the psychology of women. More than half the lectures ...

The Psychology of Women

The Psychology of Women
  • Author : Margaret W. Matlin
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Release Date : 2011-04-14
  • Total pages : 640
  • ISBN : 9780128038642
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Summary : This highly respected text offers students an enjoyable, extraordinarily well-written introduction to the psychology of women with an up-to-date examination of the field and comprehensive coverage of topics. Appropriate for students from a wide variety of backgrounds, Margaret Matlin's THE PSYCHOLOGY OF WOMEN, 7th Edition, accurately depicts women's experiences through ...

Women And Health

Women And Health
  • Author : Sue Wilkinson,Celia Kitzinger
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2013-10-11
  • Total pages : 209
  • ISBN : 9780128038642
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Summary : this comprehensive volume provides a broad sample of contemporary British feminist work on women and health. It spans the disciplines of psychology, sociology, social policy, social anthropology and economics, and demonstrates the development of feminist theorizing and activism in these areas over the past decade. Topics include: global and national ...

Psychology of Women

Psychology of Women
  • Author : Michele Antoinette Paludi
  • Publisher : Greenwood Publishing Group
  • Release Date : 2007-11-30
  • Total pages : 807
  • ISBN : 9780128038642
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Summary : This updated and revised edition of the award-winning 1993 handbook includes historical developments, courses and international aspects, as well as chapters addressing specific topics such as leadership, career, friendship, romance, the menstrual cycle effects, health, mental health, sexual harassment, intimate partner violence, and rape....

The Psychology of Gender and Health

The Psychology of Gender and Health
  • Author : M. Pilar Sánchez-López,Rosa M. Limiñana-Gras
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2016-12-25
  • Total pages : 430
  • ISBN : 9780128038642
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Summary : The Psychology of Gender and Health: Conceptual and Applied Global Concerns examines the psychological aspects of the intersection between gender and health and the ways in which they relate to the health of individuals and populations. It demonstrates how gender should be strategically considered in the most routine research tasks—...

Women s Health Psychology

Women s Health Psychology
  • Author : Mary V. Spiers,Pamela A. Geller,Jacqueline D. Kloss
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2013-01-14
  • Total pages : 672
  • ISBN : 9780128038642
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Summary : Praise for Women's Health Psychology "Women's Health Psychology provides an important overviewand analysis of key issues affecting women's health and well-being... almost every chapter in this volume touches on theimportance of quality of life, not just longevity.... It will serveas a valuable reference for health and mental health providers,researchers, ...